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Satyajeet Dubey’s mother tests positive for COVID-19, the actor and his sister are asymptomatic

Coronavirus outbreak has put all our lives on an indefinite halt. While all of us are trying our best to adhere to the norms laid out by the government, it is very difficult to identify the carrier. Prassthanam actor, Satyajeet Dubey’s mother has recently tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently being treated in a private hospital in Mumbai.

Satyajeet Dubey’s mother tests positive for COVID-19, the actor and his sister are asymptomatic

The actor recently announced that he is currently under complete lockdown with his sister, but since they both have been asymptomatic, they haven’t been tested for it. He also mentioned how being an actor worked as a privilege for him to get a bed for his mom in the hospital. He says that he had to make some calls and pull some strings, he is thankful for the work that he does and those that helped him out during this difficult time. He is constantly in touch with his mother over the phone and she helps him out with a lot of things at home.

Satyajeet further mentioned how the doctor said that even a currency note could be a carrier. He’s hoping that his mother and all those affected by the pandemic come out stronger than earlier.


2020-05-17 05:41:35

Farhan Akhtar donates 1000 PPE kits for the frontline heroes of Covid 19, encourages others to do their bit

Farhan Akhtar, who is a marvelous actor on-screen, has been extremely helpful during the lockdown that has been caused by the pandemic. Since there was a shortage of supply of personal protection equipment(PPE) for people working in the frontline, Farhan Akhtar came to their aid and donated a thousand PPE kits to the frontline heroes who are fighting Covid-19 and also encouraged the people to donate as much as they can.

Farhan Akhtar donates 1000 PPE kits for the frontline heroes of Covid 19, encourages others to do their bit

Farhan inspired people to donate and the actor recently expressed his gratitude towards people who helped make the donation possible. He posted a picture of PPE kits on social media with the caption, “Thanks for your support you amazing people. Our first batch of PPE kits are on its way to Vakola Police Station from the factory. Please do contribute at http://tring.co.in/Farhan-Akhtar. Let’s protect our frontline warriors Smiling face with smiling eyes???????? Jai Hind. @MumbaiPolice @DevenBhartiIPS @TringIndia.”

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It is important that everyone maintains a united front and battles the unseen enemy of the virus together by supporting each other and Farhan Akhtar has proved just that by also urging others to donate.

ALSO READ: Farhan Akhtar donates 1,000 PPE kits to government hospitals amid coronavirus outbreak


2020-05-14 08:19:38

Freddy Daruwala’s father tests positive for COVID-19, BMC seals his bungalow

Actor Freddy Daruwala’s father has tested positive for Covid-19 and his bungalow has been sealed by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) as a mandatory protocol. He said that his father had symptoms like that of seasonal flu and body ache.

Freddy Daruwala's father tests positive for COVID-19, bungalow sealed

While, at first, they took it lightly, but after three-four days, they took him for a test which came out positive. Freddy revealed that BMC suggested to keep him in a place with many rooms and washrooms. So they decided to keep his father at home as hospital beds could be used by other patients.

Before sealing the bungalow, BMC sanitized the entire premises and put up a notice outside of the residence. His father is 62 and the actor said home isolation wasn’t an issue since the bungalow had many rooms. Freddy Daruwala said that he is concerned about his 15-month old son Evaan.


2020-05-13 04:58:42

Devoleena Bhattacharjee reveals that her cook did not test positive for COVID-19

Actress and former Bigg Boss contestant Devoleena Bhattacharjee is currently in quarantine after reports of her cook testing positive for coronavirus emerged. However, it turns out the cook has not been tested positive but has been quarantined after someone in a family he worked for tested positive for COVID-19.

Devoleena Bhattacharjee reveals that her cook did not test positive for COVID-19

In an interview with a web portal, Devoleena emphasised that she is well and her cook is not positive for coronavirus. She said that the government has put him up in a hotel and is being looked after very well. She further said that too much has been made out of this and it has made her more tired.

Devoleena, however, has no problem cooking for herself, and she reminds us that she did it all the time in the Bigg Boss house.

ALSO READ: Devoleena Bhattacharjee says this is the fourth time in the last five months that she is quarantined


2020-05-09 04:20:10

Devoleena Bhattacharjee quarantined for 14 days after her cook tests positive for COVID-19

Devoleena Bhattacharjee has been asked to home quarantine for 14 days as a cook from her building has tested positive for Coronavirus. The person tested positive also cooked at Devoleena’s place and now her building has been sealed. Residing in Goregaon East with her mother and brother, the building also housed a few other celebrities of the television industry.

Devoleena Bhattacharjee quarantined for 14 days after her cook tests positive for COVID-19

Currently, Devoleena is all by herself during the lockdown as her family was in Assam when it was imposed and had no choice but to stay back. She has been asked to take the necessary precautionary measures as the entire building has been put under containment. The Bigg Boss 13 fame Devoleena Bhattacharjee gave her statement to a news portal where she revealed the details.

On the professional front, she has not announced her next project.

Also Read: Devoleena Bhattacharjee says Rashami Desai trusted a fraudster and is paying for it


2020-05-07 07:24:15

Madonna and world leaders raise over $8 billion for Covid-19 relief, reveals she had coronavirus while on Madame X Tour

Singer Madonna and world leaders have raised over $8 billion for Covid-19 relief to help those impacted during this pandemic. Recently, she also revealed that she had tested positive for coronavirus antibodies.

Madonna and world leaders raise over $8 billion for Covid-19 relief, reveals she had coronavirus while on Madame X Tour

Taking to her Instagram on May 6 to clarify certain things, she wrote, ““I’m Grateful that I can be a part of supporting Research to Find the cure for Covid -19!! And just to clear things up for people who would rather believe sensationalist headlines than do their own research about the nature of this virus—I am not currently sick.”

“When you test positive for anti-bodies it means you HAD the virus which I. clearly did as I was sick at the end of my tour in Paris over 7 weeks ago along with many other artists in my show but at the time We all thought we had a very bad flu. Thank God we are all healthy and well now. Hope that clears things up for the band wagon jumpers!! Knowledge is Power,” Madonna added.

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Im Grateful that I can be a part of supporting Research to Find the cure for Covid -19!! ???????? And just to clear things up for people who would rather believe sensationalist headlines than do their own research about the nature of this virus— I am not currently sick. When you test positive for anti-bodies it means you HAD the virus which I. clearly did as I was sick at the end of my tour in Paris over 7 weeks ago along with many other artists in my show but at the time We all thought we had a very bad flu. Thank God we are all healthy and well now. Hope that clears things up for the band wagon jumpers!! Knowledge is Power! #covid19

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Madonna has donated $1.1 million for the relief fund. She has also joined hands with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to find a drug that will prevent or treat COVID-19.



2020-05-07 04:32:17

Turkish firm develops 5-minute COVID-19 test


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2020-04-23 09:38:00

'Coronavirus is a stream': Turkish blogger with cancer confronts COVID-19


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2020-04-17 12:53:00

Videoconferencing skyrockets on Microsoft's Teams software as COVID-19 pushes businesses online


The number of calls made using Microsoft’s Teams videoconferencing software surged by 1,000% in March as people collaborated online due to the coronavirus pandemic, the company…

2020-04-10 07:42:00

'COVID-19 not main issue on Idlib's agenda, basic humanitarian needs more urgent'


The coronavirus pandemic is not the main issue on the agenda of civilians in northwestern Syria’s Idlib, said Mehmet Güllüoğlu, head of the country’s disaster response agency,…

2020-04-03 10:43:00